Publication details [#55480]

Gibbs, Jennifer L., Nicole B. Ellison and Chih-Hui Lai. 2011. First Comes Love, Then Comes Google: An Investigation of Uncertainty Reduction Strategies and Self-Disclosure in Online Dating. Communication Research 38 (1) : 70–100.
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SAGE Publications


Using uncertainty reduction theory and the warranting principle, this study explores links between privacy matters, uncertainty reduction conduct, and self-disclosure amidst online dating participants.